Parties promising to boost Nutrition North program, not dismantle it

APTN National News
Nutrition North is a subsidy that is supposed to lower the cost of healthy foods in Canada’s arctic.

Every community in Nunavut is eligable.

For years federal opposition parties have attacked the program as being ineffective.

But as Kent Driscoll reports, they’re not offering up anything different.

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Video Journalist / Iqaluit

Kent has been APTN’s Nunavut correspondent since 2007. In that time he has closely covered Inuit issues, including devolution and the controversial Nutrition North food subsidy. He has also worked for CKIQ-FM in Iqaluit and as a reporter for Nunavut News North.